Join a room
When you’re invited to join a room, Hangouts Chat sends you a notification. You can preview the room and see its message history before you join.
At the top left, a red number indicates how many new rooms you've been invited to.
- At the top left, click Find people, rooms, bots.
- Click Browse rooms. The rooms you're invited to appear at the top of the list.
- Click Add to join a room.
- Click New conversation in room name to start a new conversation.
Preview the room
Click Preview to preview the room. You can read messages, but you can't participate in the discussion and won't receive notifications. Click Join to join the room.